ImageWorks Painting Tampa Blog

Protecting Surfaces & Furnishings When Painting A Room

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Jan 20, 2020 1:00:52 PM

If you've ever watched a professional painter at work it is quite amazing that they can put gallons and gallons of paint on the wall without seeming to ever have any spills, errant roller marks, or wandering brush strokes.  

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Tags: Painting A Room, Painting A Room Tampa, Tampa Painting A Room

A House Paint Primer For Every Situation

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Jan 6, 2020 3:20:55 PM

Everybody loves a one stop shop.  People flock to superstores like Walmart because we can do our banking, get a haircut, file our taxes, get the oil changed in the car, and buy a week's worth of groceries, all under the same roof.  

When we have a home improvement project most of us hit up a big box store because it saves us from having to run all over town picking up supplies.  Very convenient.

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Tags: House Paint Primer, Tampa House Paint Primer, House Paint Primer Tampa

Demand That Your Painting Contractor Background Check and Drug Screen

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Dec 17, 2019 1:13:24 PM

ImageWorks Painting conducts background checks and drug screenings on all of our qualified employee applicants. Because of this and a variety of other reasons, we turn down the overwhelming majority of our applicants.  Approximately 70% of all those who consent to our process either test positive for banned substances and/or have a felony record revealed during the check.  

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Apply Caulking Like A Professional Painter

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Dec 10, 2019 8:02:48 AM

For a professional painter, the devil's in the details.  And few details are more important when it comes to a great looking paint job than clean, crisp, lines in your finish.

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Tags: Professional Painter, Tampa Professional Painter, Professional Painter Tampa

The Homeowner's Guide To Gathering House Painting Quotes

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Nov 13, 2019 3:35:37 PM

If you've never had your home professionally painted before, collecting house painting quotes can be a bit overwhelming.  There are so many corners that can be -- and often are -- cut by painters.  But it's hard to know whether a painter is going to do a good job unless you know what a good exterior paint job consists of.

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Tags: House Painting Quotes, Tampa House Painting Quotes, House Painting Quotes Tampa

The Steps To Painting Over Smoke Damage On Your Walls/Ceilings

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Oct 28, 2019 12:33:18 AM

One of the toughest challenges to overcome when painting the interior of your home is covering stains on your walls and ceilings caused by smoke, soot, or nicotine.  

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Tags: Smoke Damage, Smoke Damage Tampa, Tampa Smoke Damage

Interior House Painting - How To Paint Walls & Ceilings

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Jul 2, 2019 3:57:07 PM

After you've picked your colors and done your prep work on the walls, it's time to apply some paint.  But forget everything you've seen your fellow homeowners do on the popular DIY home improvement shows.

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Tags: Painting Tips, Interior House Painting Tampa, Tampa Interior House Painting

Mastering The Art Of Touch-Up Painting Your Walls

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on Jun 17, 2019 3:45:39 PM

If you've spent a bunch of time painting the interior of your home, or a bunch of money paying a professional to do it, there's nothing more discouraging than scuffing your freshly-coated wall when you're moving a piece of furniture back into the room.

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Tags: Touch Up Painting, Touch Up Painting Tampa, Tampa Touch Up Painting

Can A DIY'er Spray Paint Their Home Like A Painting Contractor?

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on May 20, 2019 5:03:03 PM

Every painting contractor knows that, when used properly, airless paint sprayers can make most house painting projects go much quicker. Research conducted by the Painting and Decorating Contractors of America (PDCA), found that airless spraying can save painters between 50% and 75% of their painting time. Airless spray is at least 4 times faster than brush applications and at least 2 times faster than roller applications.

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Interior House Painting - How To Paint Doors, Windows, & Trim

Posted by Jeremy Holderness on May 20, 2019 4:52:24 PM

The finishing touch on any beautiful interior house painting project is a quality door, window, and trim paint job. 

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Tags: Door Painting, Window Painting, Trim Painting, Interior House Painting Tampa, Tampa Interior House Painting